Staff Salary:Expt Prof/Non-Fac
|Advertising/Posting Title||Northeast SARE Associate Director|
|Diversity Statement||The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.|
Oversee daily operations of USDA/NIFA’s Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program, which funds applied research in twelve Northeast states and the District of Columbia. Manage the Northeast regional SARE office, so as to fulfill the University of Vermont’s obligations as a host institution for the SARE program. Collaborate with the Director to recruit and coordinate the SARE Administrative Council and Technical Committee, establish grant proposal review teams and special purpose committees, oversee administration of funded grant projects, ensure compliance with funding requirements and completion of grant objectives, conduct education and publicity activities to increase awareness of SARE grant opportunities, and train grant applicants in the specific requirements of the SARE program.
|Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)||
Master’s degree in an agricultural science field and three to five years of related experience in a relevant agricultural position. Knowledge of agricultural production, marketing, scientific methods, terminology, applied research including statistics. Experience working with farmers through a business, consulting, extension, or research capacity. Demonstrated ability to supervise people effectively. Exemplary written and oral communication skills. Ability to engage diverse audiences.
6 month probationary period is required.
|Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE))||62000.00|
|Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE))||117800.00|
|Staff Hiring Band||Hiring salary budgeted at low end to mid pay band|
|Staff Union Code||NU|
|Job Open Date||07/11/2019|
|Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.)|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Position Title||Outreach Manager|
|Department||Ext - SARE/50056|
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